Works with clients to provide expert advice on transactions and business improvement strategies.
Chris is a transactions expert providing advisory services and financial due diligence in relation to proposed mergers and acquisitions, divestitures and debt and equity raisings. He specialises in business integration, exit readiness and strategy implementation and works with corporates, private equity firms, family businesses and high net worth clients. Chris has worked across a broad range of industries including retail, property, telecommunications, resources, construction, financial services and agribusiness.
Chris has completed a number of secondments, including a 16 month secondment to TRUenergy, involving the integration of the EnergyAustralia assets and project management of numerous finance work streams for a corporate preparing for an IPO. He has also undertaken a six month secondment to Medibank as a project manager for several finance work streams relating to Medibank’s IPO and a 10 month secondment to an Australian utility company as a project manager for the creation and implementation of an internal strategy transformation.
Prior to joining McGrathNicol, Chris worked as an Associate with UBS Investment Bank and as an Audit Manager in the middle market advisory division of a ‘Big 4’ firm.
Qualifications and Memberships
- Member, CA ANZ
- Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance, Kaplan
- Insolvency Education Program, ARITA
- Bachelor of Commerce, University of Melbourne
- Bachelor of Arts, University of Melbourne